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Asiatic (adj.)

"belonging to or characteristic of Asia," 1630s, from Latin Asiaticus (surname of general Lucius Cornelius Scipio), from Greek Asiatikos, from Asia (see Asia; also compare Asian). As a noun, "native or inhabitant of Asia," by 1763. In ancient Rome, Asiatici oratores was florid and overly ornate prose.

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Definitions of Asiatic
1
Asiatic (n.)
a native or inhabitant of Asia;
Synonyms: Asian
2
Asiatic (adj.)
of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture;
Synonyms: Asian
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